Free Market Forum

2010 Archives | Dearborn, Michigan

The fourth Free Market Forum took place in Dearborn, Michigan, on September 30-October 1, 2010. Seventy-five faculty members and state policy leaders from more than 20 states and Canadian provinces participated in the Forum.

Arthur Brooks, president of the American Enterprise Institute, gave the opening address to an audience of over 400. Eric Claeys of George Mason University spoke on “Economic Liberty and the Constitution.” Fred Barnes analyzed the upcoming 2010 elections at the closing dinner.

The majority of the papers from the Free Market Forum 2010 are available for download below. Simply click on the title to open the file.

Please note that all of the talks are available in audio format from Hillsdale College. Please call 1-800-437-2268.

“Benevolence and Freedom”
Arthur Brooks, American Enterprise Institute

Panel 1: “The Role of Government in Improving Health Care”
Chair: Burton Folsom, Jr., Hillsdale College

Panel 2: “Free Markets, Government, and Energy Policy”
Chair: Kris Mauren, Acton Institute

“TARP, the Constitution, and Economic Liberty”
Eric Claeys, George Mason University

Panel 3: “U.S. Economic Policy Since Fall 2008”
Chair: Stephen Moore, Wall Street Journal

“Economics and the 2010 Elections”
Fred Barnes, Executive Editor, The Weekly Standard